John Newton Hylton

John Newton Hylton, 84 of Floyd passed away Tuesday October 26, 2010. He was preceded in death by his wife Arlene Hancock Hylton. Survived by two sons, Buel “Butch” Hylton and Duane Hylton, Daughter Gail Hylton, Four grandchildren, Anita Conner, Amy Conner, Amber Conner, and Andrew Conner One great grandson Trey Walker. Two sisters, Peggy Hylton, Janet Edwards and husband Ernie. One Brother Frank Hylton & wife Nancy. Brother & sister-in-law Reginald & Sylvia Hancock, Sister-in-law Opalene Roberson, Numerous nieces & nephews. John was known for his love for playing mountain music. Always there to help neighbors and friends. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather. Devoted to his entire family. Funeral service will be held 1:00 p.m. Friday October 29, 2010 at Maberry Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ralph Duncan & Rev. Dale Belcher officiating. Interment to follow at the Hylton Family Cemetery. Family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Thursday October 28, 2010 at the funeral home.